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August 9, 2018 4:05 AM Burger van man struggling after being kicked out of his spot of 22 years

Three months ago, the council gave him a new location at the top of Wilson Avenue, just by the by the crossing to Warren Road. Because of the comparatively isolated spot, his previous customers have been using social media tell people about the veteran burger flipper’s new site in an attempt to entice old and new customers to the van. He said: “Obviously 8

July 28, 2018 1:40 PM Public have their say on NRM plans

PLANS for tunnels, bridges and other possible changes to the National Railway Museum have been on display in York. Scores of local residents visited the museum on Saturday for the second consultation event, and were encouraged to leave their thoughts in notes on the displays, before an outline planning application is submitted next month. Judith McNicol 7

July 27, 2018 7:18 AM Isle of Wight bereaved dad finds 'good luck' pendant

A bereaved dad says he is "absolutely buzzing" to have found a missing pendant after taking to Facebook to appeal for help to trace it. Dan Monaghan's plea was shared 13,000 times after his half of the heart-shaped charm went missing on the Isle of Wight, on 20 July. He found it "battered and bent" outside his home in Newport on Thursday. The other half is buried 7

July 18, 2018 6:35 AM OPEN DAY: Allotment plots available off Shrivenham Road

They want green-fingered vegetable fans to join them at the Shrivenham Road Allotments. This weekend, plot-holders are hosting an open day. Would-be gardeners are able to sign up for a plot on the day, with 20 half-plots available at the allotment site. Barbara Crook, who has been working her Shrivenham Road allotment for six years, said: “We have got a passion 5

July 18, 2018 5:22 AM 'Brutalist' offices above Swindon Debenhams could become flats

AN OFFICE block that has been empty for 16 years could finally be due a makeover. A planning application has been lodged for the change of use of Falcon House from offices to 90 one-bedroom flats. Lower floors of Falcon House are occupied by the town centre Debenhams store and the building towers over Fleming Way. Council chiefs describe the building 6

July 17, 2018 11:33 AM Holidaymakers’ horror as crooks smash up 12 CARS at Manchester Airport’s ‘secure’ car park

A HOLIDAYMAKER on his way home returned to his car in Manchester Airport’s car park to find thugs had broken in to his vehicle despite the area marketed as being “safe and secure”. Mr Rawlings, of Middlewich, Cheshire, had also paid £96 for seven days so his car could be kept safe in the car park. Crooks had broken into a number of expensive cars, including 8

July 17, 2018 6:02 AM Lyneham lad banned from driving

A TEENAGER training at an army base has been disqualified from driving for 20 months after being more than twice the alcohol limit. James McGeoch, 19, of MoD Lyneham, pleaded guilty to a drink driving charge at Swindon Magistrates Court. Pauline Lambert, prosecuting, said: "He's seen by an officer around 1.25am and they stopped him in the High Street 5

July 14, 2018 7:50 AM Peckham stabbing: Man fights for life as locals perform CPR in London bloodbath

A MAN is fighting for his life after being stabbed in broad daylight this morning. The victim, who is in his 40s, was attacked on Rye Lane in Peckham, south London this morning shortly before 6:30am. London 999 report the vicitms was stabbed multiple times and this is the third stabbing in the Southwark area this week. A witness, who is also from Peckham 7

July 12, 2018 1:14 PM Joseph Lungu in hospital after freak accident when mother's car rolls over his leg in Wordsworth Close, Chatham

A father has told of the shocking moment a boy's mother realised he was injured in a freak accident. Samuel Lungu's son Joseph, four, was miraculously saved by his mother as she realised she couldn't stop the car after parking it on their driveway in Wordsworth Close, Walderslade, yesterday after as shopping trip. Her three children had been getting 26

July 4, 2018 10:02 AM Man pays parking ticket... 44 years late

A mysterious motorist calling himself Dave said he had been carrying a $2 ticket for parking in a restricted zone since 1974. Police in Minersville, in Schuylkill County, received a handwritten note from Dave confessing that he had an unpaid parking ticket - along with a $5 bill. The ticket, for parking in a restricted zone, was from 1974 and was for $2. The letter 13